The widely popular Miami-based professional tennis event is back again with another exciting edition from this Wednesday. Read to learn the latest news on upcoming Miami Open 2023.
The Miami Open is a professional tennis tournament, played on outdoor hard courts. Established in 1985, it is currently one of the most prestigious events of the ATP Tour. The competition is organized under their Masters 1000 series.
The upcoming 38th edition of the Miami Open will be played at the Miami Gardens this Wednesday. Like most standard ATP Masters 1000 series events, it will run for two initial rounds and then will head to the playoff. This year’s Miami Open is featuring a massive $8.8 million prize pool.
Miami Open 2023 is featuring the defending champion, Carlos Alcaraz as the event’s lead seed. The Spanish professional is currently also the leading tennis player in ATP singles rankings worldwide. He started the season with Golden Swing at Argentina Open and added the title as his 7th in his singles career.
Greek professional, Stefanos Tsitsipas is the second seed at this year’s Miami Open. The young professional is ranked 3rd at present in singles worldwide. Tsitsipas recorded his career 250th win at the inaugural United Cup 2023. Following that, he participated and reached the finals at the 2023 Australian Open but was upset by Novak Djokovic.
The 3rd seed at this week’s Miami event is Casper Ruud. The young Norwegian professional has ranked 4th in the ATP singles worldwide leaderboard. Ruud reached the second round at this year’s Australian Open but lost to Jenson Brooksby. Following which, he took a month-long break.
When will be Miami Open held?
- Date: Wednesday, March 22, 2023
- Time: 11:00 a.m. ET
Miami Open 2023 is scheduled to start from this Wednesday, March 22, 2023. On the first day, round one matches will begin at 11:00 a.m. ET. Later that evening, rest of the matches will begin at 07:00 p.m. ET.
Miami Open 2023 Schedule:
|Early Rounds||Wednesday, March 22 – Tuesday, March 28||11:00 a.m., 07:00 p.m.|
|Quarterfinals||Wednesday, March 28 – Thursday, March 30||01:00 p.m., 07:00 p.m.|
|Semifinals||Friday, March 31||01:00 p.m., 07:00 p.m.|
|Final||Sunday, April 2||01:00 p.m.|
How to watch the tennis event on TV?
- beIN Sport
- Tennis Channel
Matches from the Miami Open 2023 will be available to watch on beIN Sports in Australia. TSN will air the tennis games from Miami in Canada. While in the United States, Tennis Channel will provide live broadcasts of the event as always.
How to Live Stream Miami Open 2023?
- Amazon Prime Video
- Tennis Channel
As the exclusive streaming provider of the ATP Tour, Amazon Prime Video will live stream the upcoming event of the ongoing ATP Tour 2023 season in the United Kingdom. Alongside their tv broadcast, Tennis Channel will provide online broadcasts of the event in the US. However, a tennis channel plus subscription will be required to watch the streams online.
Where will the event be held?
- Venue: Hard Rock Stadium
- Location: Miami Garden, Florida, USA
The Miami Garden based Hard Rock Stadium will host the Miami Open 2023. It is a multipurpose stadium featuring outdoor hard courts and a seat capacity of 75,000. The venue is located in Florida, USA.
Miami Open 2023 Seeds:
The officially announced complete seed list of Miami Open 2023 is listed below –
|15||Alex de Minaur|
|26||Botic van de Zandschulp|